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2016 Wahoo Fitness Challenge

Get Rewarded! Join the Wahoo Fitness Challenge!

Hoo’s Eligible? Active employees currently earning a paycheck and enrolled in the UVa Health Plan are eligible to earn $100. Spouses enrolled in the UVa Health Plan are also eligible to participate and will add an additional $100 in the subscriber’s paycheck for completing the challenge.

To earn your reward, track 52 workouts between January 19 - April 30, 2016 in the Active Health portal. Visit www.myactivehealth.com/hooswell to start tracking. Once logged in, click “Earn Your Rewards” and find “Work On It” for the Wahoo Challenge. Next, click “View/Track Your Activity”.

1 workout = 30 min of exercise or 5,000 steps per day

Hoo’s Eligible
Only UVA Health Plan subscribing employees are eligible for the monthly health reward (a subscriber pays health premiums from their paycheck).

How can I check to see if I am getting my reward?
If you are on the Choice Health Plan or Value Health Plan, check your paystub to see if you are earning your monthly health rewards.

If you are on the Basic Health Plan, please check your Health Savings Account at Chard Snyder.

I’m not seeing my rewards, how can I verify that my activities show complete with ActiveHealth? Visit MyActiveHealth Portal to be sure that your previous rewards summary shows that you have completed the necessary steps to earn your reward. Log in and on the left click “Earn your Rewards.” To the right see “View your previous rewards”. You will see your 2015 rewards summary for participation for the 2016 reward.

I’m still not seeing my rewards, what should I do now?
If you feel that you have completed the items necessary to get rewarded, but are not earning the rewards, please complete an appeals form in full and provide proper documentation. The appeals form has complete instructions. Appeals are due by 5pm on April 8, 2016.

The University of Virginia cares about your health. When you’re healthy, you have the energy and focus to do your best work. We want to help you stay healthy. That’s why we’ve invested in comprehensive wellness programming that helps you know more about your current health status and how to make improvements. Hoo’s Well provides strategies to support better health and well-being through every stage of life.

  • If you participated in the Fitbit initiative, you can find instructions on how to setup your Fitbit by checking out our Guide to Setup & Connect Your Fitbit to the Portal. Rewards for the Wahoo Fitness Challenge will be included in the subscriber’s July 2016 paycheck (taxable income).

If you feel that your Fitbit is defective, contact Fitbit directly. They are extremely helpful and easy to work with. According to the manufacturer, Fitbit trackers are designed to provide meaningful data to our users to help them reach their health and fitness goals, and are not intended to be scientific or medical devices. For Fitbit’s Return & Warranty Policy, visit www.fitbit.com/returns.

Check out the Fitbit Giveway FAQ!

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